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Echinodorus species

 
Echinodorus species

Common name melon sword
Family alismataceae
Life cycle perennial
Cultural notes marginal plant, wants wet feet

This plant was only given a common name at the aquatic nursery, so I'll need to do more research to find out which species this is. I bought it as a bog plant, whereas most online references to the genus are for aquarium underwater plants. I'll supplement this page with more information as I observe and learn about the plant.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: waterfall pond

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